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Preventing Russian influence in the Mediterranean is the reason why Europe will never allow Greece to leave the euro zone, according to Marc Faber.
Election results in the U.K. have reignited a debate that has been raging ever since the global financial crisis: spending vs. austerity.
A Greek government official insisted to CNBC that the country will make a major payment on Tuesday but there are doubts over future debts.
Hopes are high that the euro zone is finally shaking off half a decade of torpor.
The U.K. Chancellor may sell state-owned shares in RBS at a loss as part of plans for an accelerated sale of government holdings in the sector.
Moscow has expressed its anger at a Western boycott of Saturday's Victory Day parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two.
The Spanish prime minister said that between eight and 10 people were on board the military plane which crashed into a field.
European leaders lost no time in offering David Cameron talks on EU reform, bidding to ease uncertainty about Britain's future in the bloc.
A U.S. court said BP deserves the right to appellate review of some damage claims awarded in connection with the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
The surprise success of the Conservative Party, and the rout of Labour, could have ramifications for the country and Europe.
France: It's Europe's second-biggest economy yet it's likely to remain one of the region's biggest laggards for some time to come, analysts say.
After protests over UK's “Beach Ready” ad, another EU retailer is facing backlash after its TV ad presented women as nothing more than “accessories.”
The ruling Conservative Party secured a majority in Parliament and Prime Minister David Cameron confirmed his commitment to a vote on EU membership.
Real estate and property development companies cheered as the ruling Conservative party triumphed on Friday, news that put paid to fears of a “mansion tax.”
You'd be forgiven for thinking that Greece's government spends all of its time in talks with its lenders; here's what's holding up a reform deal.
Bond markets have sold off globally, but there's an odd duck standout: the negative-yielding, Swiss-franc-denominated bond recently sold by Poland.
The U.K.'s FTSE 100 saw stellar gains on Friday morning with risk assets buoyed by the expected results from the country's parliamentary election.
Results show a Conservative Party victory in the U.K. general election. CNBC followed all the developments.
The prospect of a Conservative victory saw sterling spike on Friday, but traders say the rally is unlikely to last after the election shine fades.
Technical analyst Rich Ross explains why the biggest short of last quarter is now a screaming buy.
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Jonathan Bell, CIO at Stanhope Capital, says Chinese equity markets will still see further losses.
Alexander Lamnidis, general manager of SETE, the Association of Greek Tourism Enterprises, says he wants Greece to remain a member of the currency union.
Chris Watling, CEO of Longview Economics, says the effect of the oil price on the U.S. economy has played out.